Albuquerque/Ertag/Flaksbaum/Grunberg/Landesman/Untermans

ALBUQUERQUE, Cecilie née UNTERMANS (Visa # 1200 – age 41)
ALBUQUERQUE, Gracia Claude Yaeche (Visa # 1197 – age 17)
ALBUQUERQUE, Mauricio Yaeche (Visa # 1198 – age 35)
ERTAG, Armand (age 2)
ERTAG, Elisabeth née UNTERMANS (age 25)
ERTAG, Frimet née DOMINITZ (Visa # 1043 – age 54)
ERTAG, Henri (age 31)
ERTAG, Rachel/Rose (age 17)
ERTAG, Samuel (age 30)
FLAKSBAUM, Henriette née UNTERMANS (age 30)
FLAKSBAUM, Jean-Claude (age 4)
FLAKSBAUM, Micheline (age 7)
FLAKSBAUM, Rubin (Visa # 1049 – age 38)
GRUNBERG, Evelyne (age 10)
GRUNBERG, Irma/Anna née UNTERMANS (age 33)
LANDESMAN, Naftali/Tulek (Visa # 1044 – age 22)
UNTERMANS, Berthe née NATOWITZ (age 52)
UNTERMANS, Henri (age 58)

The numbered visas above were issued by Aristides de Sousa Mendes in Bordeaux on May 29, 1940. The ALBUQUERQUE family were furnished with false Portuguese passports on June 1, 1940. Henri UNTERMANS was a Romanian diplomat who had met Sousa Mendes when both were stationed in Antwerp, Belgium.

Frimet ERTAG

Frimet ERTAG

Elizabeth, Henri & Armand ERTAG

Elizabeth, Henri and Armand ERTAG












Samuel ERTAG

Samuel ERTAG

Rachel ERTAG

Rachel ERTAG












Henriette, Rubin, Micheline and Jean-Claude FLAKSBAUM

Henriette, Rubin, Micheline and
Jean-Claude FLAKSBAUM

Irma/Anna GRUNBERG

Irma/Anna GRUNBERG

Evelyne GRUNBERG

Evelyne
GRUNBERG













Naftali LANDESMAN

Naftali LANDESMAN

Henri UNTERMANS

Henri UNTERMANS

Berthe UNTERMANS

Berthe UNTERMANS



Telegram from Salazar denying visas to Ertag/Landesman/Flaksbaum families.  Source:  Portuguese Foreign Ministry archives via Rui Afonso.

Telegram from Salazar denying visas to Ertag/Landesman/Flaksbaum families. Source: Portuguese Foreign Ministry archives via Rui Afonso.





Telegram from Sousa Mendes to Salazar re: UNTERMANS, courtesy Portuguese Foreign Ministry archives

Telegram from Sousa Mendes to Salazar requesting visa for Untermans. Source: Portuguese Foreign Ministry archives.




Visa for LANDESMAN with note from Sousa Mendes stating that he is the secretary of the Romanian Consul, Henri UNTERMANS.

Visa for LANDESMAN with note from Sousa Mendes stating that he is the secretary of the Romanian Consul, Henri UNTERMANS.